Kisung Lee

Assistant Professor

3272U Patrick F. Taylor Hall

Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Phone: 225 578 2876


Educational Background

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia Expected May 2015

M.S. in Computer Science, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea Feb. 2007


Research Interests

Scaling big data analytics, cloud computing, distributed computing systems, mobile computing and spatial data management, distributed data intensive systems, and social network analytics.


Selected Publications

Kisung Lee and Ling Liu. "Scaling Queries over Big RDF Graphs with Semantic Hash Partitioning," Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, 6(14) and 40th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB), research track paper, 2014.

Kisung Lee, Raghu K. Ganti, Mudhakar Srivatsa, and Ling Liu. "When Twitter meets Foursquare: Tweet Location Prediction using Foursquare," Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (Mobiquitous), 2014. (Best Paper Award)

Kisung Lee, Raghu K. Ganti, Mudhakar Srivatsa, and Ling Liu. "Efficient Spatial Query Processing for Big Data," Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (SIGSPATIAL GIS), short paper, 2014.

Pingpeng Yuan, Wenya Zhang, Changfeng Xie, Hai Jin, Ling Liu and Kisung Lee. "Fast Iterative Graph Computation: A Path Centric Approach," Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14), 2014.

Yuzhe Tang, Ling Liu, Arun Iyengar, Kisung Lee and Qi Zhang. "e-PPI: Locator Service in Information Networks with Personalized Privacy Preservation," Proceedings of the IEEE 34th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), 2014.

Qi Zhang, Ling Liu, Aameek Singh, Nagapramod Mandagere, Sandeep Gopisetty, Gabriel Alatorre, Kisung Lee and Yang Zhou. "Improving Hadoop Service Provisioning in A Geographically Distributed Cloud," Proceedings of the IEEE 7th International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD), 2014.


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